Handout Library

The Building Department has an extensive collection of informational handouts, brochures and forms.

Packets are collections of forms, handouts and brochures for different types of projects. Packets save you time and speed up the permitting process by giving you all the relevant information for your project.

Commonly Used Handouts and Brochures

  1. 2016 CA Electrical & Energy Code Update Brochure (PDF)
  2. 2016 California Building Code Update Brochure (PDF)
  3. 2016 Residential Plan Review Checklist Handout (PDF)
  4. 2016 Substantial Code Changes Handout (PDF)
  5. Above ground Propane Tank Requirements
  6. ADA Simplified Details
  7. As Built Plan Review-Inspection Requirements (PDF)
  8. Asbestos Guide For Consumers (PDF)
  9. As-Built Permit Process (PDF)
  10. Balcony-Deck Code Requirements (PDF)
  11. Building Permit Application Handbook (PDF)
  12. Cable Railing Handout (PDF)
  13. Cal Green Operation and Maintenance Manual (PDF)
  14. Check Status of Your Permit Online (PDF)
  15. Commercial Cool Roof Handout (PDF)
  16. Commercial Plan Submittal Checklist (PDF)
  17. Construction and Demolition Waste Management Handout (PDF)
  18. Construction Waste Management Plan (PDF)
  19. Cutting, Notching and Boring Details (PDF)
  20. Deck Construction Guide (PDF)
  21. Did you Know Brochure (Summer 2018).(PDF)
  22. Did you Know Brochure (Winter 2017) (PDF)
  23. Did you Know Brochure (Winter 2019) (PDF)
  24. Do It Once... Do It Right Grading Flyer (PDF)
  25. Dont Get Nailed by a Scam Artist! (PDF)
  26. Driveway Standards Handout (PDF)
  27. Eastern County Inspections
  28. Elevation View Samples (PDF)
  29. Emergency Escape and Rescue Windows (PDF)
  30. Erosion and Sediment Control Plans (PDF)
  31. Express Permit Handout (PDF)
  32. Fee Estimate for New Residence Eastern Nevada County
  33. Fee Estimate for New Residence in Western Nevada County (PDF)
  34. Fire Districts serving Nevada County (PDF)
  35. Fire Fees Truckee Fire Protection District
  36. Fire Sprinkler Fact Sheet (PDF)
  37. Foundation Inspection Checklist (PDF)
  38. Gas Line Pipe Sizing Final.(PDF)
  39. General Notes Sheet (PDF)
  1. Greenhouse Permitting (PDF)
  2. Inspection Scheduling Handout (PDF)
  3. Lead in Your Home Brochure (PDF)
  4. Manufactured Home Permit Information (PDF)
  5. Manufactured Home Permit Submittal Checklist (PDF)
  6. Medical Marijuana Building Submittal Checklist(PDF)
  7. Over the Counter Permits
  8. Owner Builder Property Owner Packet (PDF)
  9. Permit Transfer Form (PDF)
  10. Recreational Vehicle Handout (PDF)
  11. Residential All-Rough Inspection Checklist (PDF)
  12. Residential Cool Roof Handout (PDF)
  13. Residential Electrical Service Handout (PDF)
  14. Residential Final Building Inspection Checklist (PDF)
  15. Residential General Notes Sheet (Autofill)
  16. Residential Generator Submittal Checklist (PDF)
  17. Residential Plan Submittal Checklist -Fillable (PDF)
  18. Residential Solar PV Submittal Checklist (PDF)
  19. Residential Utility General Notes Sheet (PDF)
  20. Roof Solar Setback Examples (PDF)
  21. Roofing Inspection Guidelines (PDF)
  22. School Developer Fees NUJHSD (PDF)
  23. School Developer Fees TTUSD (PDF)
  24. Shear-Roof Inspection Checklist (PDF)
  25. Single-User Restroom Signage (AB 1732) (PDF)
  26. Site Plan Sample (PDF)
  27. Storm Water Requirements at Construction Sites (PDF)
  28. Swiming Pool Handout (PDF)
  29. Third Party Plan Review Handout(PDF)
  30. Truckee Rec Park District Mitigation Fee Handout (PDF)
  31. Type B Venting (PDF)
  32. Typical Crawl Space Equipment Installations (PDF)
  33. Typical Light Framing Section Detail (PDF)
  34. Underground Propane Tank Handout (PDF)
  35. Water Heater Installation Handout (PDF)
  36. Who Can Prepare Plans Handout (PDF)
  37. Why 100 Ft for Vegetation Clearance (PDF)
  38. WUI Brochure (PDF)
  39. WUI Homeowner Checklist (PDF)